How frequent are tornadoes in Mass.?
Most of the twisters are minor, causing property damage of less than $50,000. Yet, severe - and in some cases deadly - tornadoes touch down here occasionally.
Tornado Touches Down in Revere
According to the National Weather Service, a tornado touched down in Revere and Chelsea on Monday morning.
The Washington Post
At Market Basket, the saga continues
A shopper examines produce in a Market Basket grocery store in Chelsea, Mass., on July 22. Shelves in some Market Basket locations have gone empty as deliveries have been delayed by ongoing protests by employees.
Sun Jul 27, 2014
David L Ryan/Globe Staff/file Chelsea closes notorious strip club King Arthur's
The cinder block fortress known as King Arthur's Motel and Lounge has long been a kind of unofficial wild west for Greater Boston, the site of murders, a legendary police brutality case, a bombing and, of course, countless men tossing dollars in the dim light at nude women gyrating on stage.
Sat Jul 26, 2014
The Jackson Sun
Grocery workers revolt to get their CEO backGrocery workers revolt to ...
Grocery workers revolt to get their CEO back Mass. warehouse employees refuse to make deliveries, emptying shelves Check out this story on jacksonsun.com: http://www.jacksonsun.com/story/money/business/2014/07/26/grocery-workers-revolt-get-ceo-back/13202353/ Workers demonstrate outside a Market Basket supermarket in Chelsea, Mass.
Fri Jul 25, 2014
The Wichita Eagle
Family feud sparks revolt at grocery store chain
Cashiers and baggers stand idle Thursday July 24, 2014 at a Market Basket supermarket in Concord, N.H. A decades-long family feud, which brought about the ouster of Arthur T. Demoulas as CEO of the privately held company, led to a worker revolt, customer boycotts and empty shelves in the grocery chain's stores in Maine, Massachusetts and New ... (more)
Thu Jul 24, 2014
Protesters excited, cautious about Arthur T. Demoulas's offer
Protesting Market Basket workers returned to their jobs and picket lines outside the 71 stores in the region Thursday morning buoyed by the offer from ousted chief executive Arthur T. Demoulas to buy out his relatives and end the family feud that is roiling one of New England's largest supermarket chains.
Springfield officials' hopes for unique reuses of old fire...
SPRINGFIELD - As city officials consider potential reuses of four long-closed fire stations in Springfield , their hopes are boosted by a recent report outlining success stories from around Massachusetts and beyond Fort Point Consulting Inc., of Chelsea, hired for the $20,000 study, details the benefits, challenges and strategies of selling the ... (more)
Tue Jul 22, 2014
Ousted Market Basket CEO: Give Workers Their Jobs Back
By Liz Taurasi More rallies are expected Tuesday at all Market Basket locations as employees enter a fifth day of showing their support for ousted CEO Arthur T. Demoulas.
Chelsea Sesquicentennial- town history - a wealth of memories
Tama County Pioneers had many difficulties to contend with, not the least of which was the journey from civilization to their prairie homes.
Mon Jul 21, 2014
Local Veterans to Be Honored
Front and center at the Revere Beach Sand Sculpting Festival this year will be three honored Revere veterans, most prominent being Marc Silvestri - a Bronze Star with Valor recipient for heroic acts that saved 31 soldiers in Afghanistan in 2008.
Market Basket workers fired for support of ex-CEO
The Market Basket supermarket chain has made good on promises to fire employees who skipped work to attend a rally in support of the former chief executive.
Sat Jul 19, 2014
Lawmakers urge boycott of Market Basket
Seventeen elected Massachusetts officials on Saturday called for an immediate boycott of Market Basket supermarkets and announced support for employees and members of the public who have protested the ousting of Arthur T. Demoulas as chief executive.
Thu Jul 17, 2014
Schools wary of immigrant wave
Some of the state's poorest school districts - already overwhelmed by immigrant children - are bracing for a new wave of Central American kids enrolling this fall that officials fear will further drain limited resources for English-speaking students.
Mon Jul 14, 2014
Police hunt suspect who ran from Tobin Bridge crash
State police say they know who the Chelsea driver of a 2009 Toyota Corolla is who allegedly ran away from the scene of a three-car crash on the Tobin Bridge late this morning that injured five people in two other vehicles.
Fri Jul 11, 2014
Chelsea Massachusetts Provides Preview of School Strains for Dumped Alien Kids
Chelsea is a city of 37,000 located across the river from Boston. It is now 62 percent Hispanic , having begun to diversify in the 1970s.
Thu Jul 10, 2014
Which Communities Have the Most Expensive Car Insurance in Massachusetts?
ValuePenguin , a consumer finance website, recently ran the numbers to see which Massachusetts communities are paying the most and the least for auto insurance.
Wed Jul 09, 2014
Peru Woman Finalist in Fenway Frank Contest
Dana DiSantis is a semi-finalist in this year's Kayem Fenway Frank Contest for her "Monstah" hot dog recipe.
Tue Jul 08, 2014
Apollinaire Theatre Company's INVASION Runs Now thru 7/27
Apollinaire Theatre Company's 11th year of offering free bilingual productions on alternating nights in English and Spanish in Chelsea's Mary O'Malley Park features 2 plays about crossing borders, fear of the Others among us, linguistic slight of hand, and finding one's voice in the chaos.
Mon Jul 07, 2014
Firefighters battle blaze by the beach
At about 11 a.m., the Revere, Chelsea and Malden fire departments were called in to a second-floor apartment above the Shipwreck Lounge at 55 Revere Beach Blvd. The fire was started by an electrical accident inside the apartment, according to Revere Deputy Fire Chief Michael Viviano.